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 By Pine County Sheriffs Office    News    August 13, 2015

Elderly man injured in tractor accident

On August 10 at 12:18 p.m. the Pine County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a farm accident in the 28000 block of Greenbriar Road in Chengwatana Township. The caller reported a relative had been run over by a tractor. First responders on...

 
 By Pine County Sheriffs Office    News    August 6, 2015

PCSO makes burglary, drug arrests

On July 26 at approximately 8:20 a.m. Pine County Sheriff's Office (PCSO) deputies were dispatched to Building 402 of the Willow Winds Apartment complex in Hinckley on a report of two suspicious males. A resident of the complex reported seeing two...

 
 By Pine County Sheriffs Office    News    April 9, 2015

Burglaries reported

The Pine County Sheriff's Office responded to recent reported burglaries in the Sturgeon Lake/Willow River area. In two of the cases, unlocked homes were entered and jars of change taken. The exact time the crimes were committed in regard to when...

 
 By Pine County Sheriffs Office    News    March 12, 2015

Fire claims life

On March 7 at approximately midnight, the Pine County Sheriff's Office received a report of a structure fire on Hammond Road in Finlayson Township. Pine County deputies, as well as the Sandstone and Finlayson fire departments, responded to the...

 
 By Pine County Sheriffs Office    News    October 2, 2014

Hunter attacked by wounded bear

On Saturday, September 27 just after 3:30 a.m. the Pine County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call reporting a man had been attacked by a black bear northeast of the village of Duxbury in northern Pine County. The attack occurred over a mile from th...

 
 By Pine County Sheriffs Office    News    October 2, 2014

Wanted man, missing children located

On September 12, the Pine County Sheriff's Office in conjunction with the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension issued a "missing persons alert," asking the public's assistance in locating Peter...

 
 By Pine County Sheriffs Office    News    June 26, 2014

BANK ROBBED AT GUNPOINT

On June 25, at approximately 12:06 p.m., the Northview Bank located at 8132 County Road 61, Willow River, was robbed. The robber is described as a black male, approximately 5-foot, 7 inches in...

 
 By Pine County Sheriffs Office    News    December 19, 2013

Braham man charged in white powder incident

After an extensive investigation involving the Pine County Sheriff's Office (PCSO) and the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI), 45-year-old Johnnie Earl Long of Braham has been taken into custody...

 
 By Pine County Sheriffs Office    News    December 19, 2013

Man dies in Rutledge snowmobile crash

On Sunday, December 15 about 3:30 p.m., Pine County Sheriff’s Office dispatch received a 911 call reporting that a snowmobile had hit a tree along the Willard Munger Trail just south of Rutledge in rural Pine County. The caller reported that the...

 
 By Pine County Sheriffs Office    News    November 1, 2012

Princeton man faces meth charges

On October 5, agents of the East Central Drug and Violent Offender Task Force conducted a controlled purchase of one quarter ounce of methamphetamine in the city of Sturgeon Lake from a party...